April 1883 in Music

Events in Music

  • Apr 14 Leo Delibes' opera "Lakmé" premieres in Paris

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 1 Aleksander V Aleksandrov, Russian composer/conductor
  • Apr 1 Lon Chaney, American actor, "man of 1000 faces" (High Noon, Phantom of Opera, born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 1930)
  • Apr 9 Renzo Bossi, Italian composer, born in Como (d. 1965)
  • Apr 13 Alexander Alexandrov, composer
  • Apr 17 Hermann Darewsky, composer
  • Apr 30 David John de Lloyd, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 18 Agnes Tyrrell, composer, dies at 36
  • Apr 22 Octave Fouque, composer, dies at 38